Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on a simplified procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship by orphans from the “DPR”, “LPR” and Ukraine. Document published on the Internet portal of legal information.
The decree also applies to children left without parental care, and incapacitated citizens of the “DPR”, “LPR” and Ukraine.
“The whole world watched the special operation to take the orphanage out of Vorzel.” Interview with Children’s Ombudsman of Ukraine Daria Gerasimchuk:
On May 25, Putin signed a decree on a simplified procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship for residents of the Zaporozhye and Kherson regions of Ukraine. The rules for simplified obtaining of Russian passports have been in force since April 2019 for residents of the so-called “DNR” and “LNR”. Ukraine Ukraine does not recognize documents issued in this way.